Steve King

(Steven Arnold King)

Steve King
Steve King
  • Born: May 28, 1949
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Politician









Steven Arnold King is an American politician and former businessman serving as a U.S. Representative from Iowa since 2003. A member of the Republican Party, he represented Iowa's 5th congressional district until 2013, when redistricting renumbered it the 4th. This district is in northwestern Iowa and includes Sioux City. He is the only Republican in Iowa's House delegation.

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A common person can never again be President of the United States. Presidency, Vice Presidency & Prime Ministership
Anybody can balance a budget if they raise taxes. Budgets & Budgeting
He does not belong on the political stage. He looks like a disheveled drunk who wandered on to the political stage. Compliments, Insults & Rebukes ;Politics, Politicians & Political Campaigning & Fund Raising
This self imposed guilt about racial and ethnic profiling is idiocy. Immigration & Emigration
Thousands of Americans die at the hands of illegal aliens every year. Every murder, every rape, every violent gang crime committed against Americans by illegal aliens is an utterly preventable crime. Discrimination & Prejudice
We can't restore our civilization with someome else's babies. Discrimination & Prejudice ;Immigration & Emigration
All Americans have a sacred duty to guarantee Social Security benefits to our nation's senior citizens.
But we need to quit taxing people upon death. No taxation without respiration. Death
I created jobs and saved the taxpayers money on every road I built. Money, Coins & Minting
I'd ask you to go back through history and figure out where are those contributions made by these other categories of people that you are talking about? [Moslems, Hispanics, Asians and other immigrants who American nativists like King objected to.]
In Iowa, we take care of people. That's all I think I need to say.
Our Founding Fathers crafted a constitutional Republic for the first time in the history of the world because they were shaping a form of government that would not have the failures of a democracy in it, but had the representation of democracy in it. Time ;History ;Government
That's the key: get the constitution in place. Get rule of law in place, capital will come, electricity will follow.
The current practice of extending U.S. citizenship to hundreds of thousands of 'anchor babies' must end because it creates a magnet for illegal immigration into our country. Now is the time to ensure that the laws in this country do not encourage law-breaking. Time
The solution really has to lie within the Iraqi people.
We should recognize that on the day that we are born, our glass is half full. In America your chance to fill your glass the rest of the way up is greater than it is anyplace else on this planet.